During a woman’s pregnancy blood pressure is always needed to be checked regularly every antenatal appointment with the doctor. Because high blood pressure and pre-eclampsia during pregnancy are some of the risk that women can develop. These conditions are also known as pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH) and pre-eclamtic toxaemia (PET). The physician will also check your urine if there’s a presence of urine. These common health concerns during pregnancy can run in families too.
Included in the pre-eclampsia symptoms are abdominal pain, swelling, visual disturbances and headaches. Some women are asymptomatic, wherein they may not feel any sign even if the condition is severe. The high blood pressure symptoms during pregnancy are elevated blood pressure, headache and nape pain